Holy Cross is the only Catholic college among the top 50 liberal arts schools on the U. News list, opened as a school for boys under the auspices of the Society of Jesus, it was the first Jesuit college in New England. Holy Cross sports teams are called the Crusaders , and their color is purple. James Fitton , with his lay collaborator, Joseph Brigden. Fitton sold the land to Bishop Fenwick and the Diocese of Boston to be used to found the Roman Catholic college that the bishop had wanted in Boston , Fenwick gave the College the name of his cathedral church, the Cathedral of the Holy Cross.
Joan Cusack Date Of Birth: October 11, Among the ranks of Hollywood character actors, Joan Cusack provides consistently brilliant performances who never fails to win raves from critics, and yet remains largely unknown to mainstream moviegoers. Though she's been making films for almost 30 years, and even boasts two Oscar nominations, Joan is more likely recognized as the big sis of popular actor John Cusack than for any of her fine screen performances. If there's such a thing as an acting gene, Cusack's parents most definitely had it, and they passed it on to their children. Her father Dick Cusack and all four of her siblings Susie, John, Ann and Bill are professional actors, all of which have appeared in at least three feature films.